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GoPro Firmware Upgrade

So if you read my postings a month or two ago you know I had trouble with the GoPro firmware last time around. Ended up bricking the camera and having...

Alignment done, at least for the road trip

So I didn’t figure I was going to have time to do the alignment on the 350z over the next couple of days, and I wasn’t sure that I really...

Lowering the suspension in reverse

So today I went back at the suspension of the car. Time lapse of lowering the suspension, in reverse The problem with the video is that I did the time...

The suspension is on!

So after a week of farting around with things the suspension is finally on the car! I expected to see more drop out of the current settings, but I can...

Success! The bushings are removed from the upper control arms

Well, it just goes to show you. Having the right tool for a job is the key to getting the job done right. Last night I spent some time trying...

OEM Bushing Update

Today I went to a machine shop (twice as he wasn’t open the first time) to try to have the bushings pressed out of the OEM upper control arms. Unfortunately...

Suspension, FAIL

No, the suspension didn’t break, but man did Murphy show up in full force today. I’ll do a full write-up with photos and what to do, where, etc., later this...

Suspension progress, none!

So I didn’t make any progress today, well not much at least. I spent the morning watching the baby while the wife got to get some much needed pampering time....

Weekend plans, suspension install on the Project 350z

It will likely be a full weekend for me, lots of suspension work to do on the car. Though the biggest task might be making room in the garage so...